American Furniture, Folk & Decorative Arts

Freeman’s has sold fine American furniture, historical paintings and decorative arts longer than any auction house in America. Located in Philadelphia, the city of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, and the “Keystone” between the North and the South, Freeman’s offers American Furniture, Folk & Decorative Arts made from New England to the Southern States, and items made for the American market from the Colonial era to the 20th century.

Collecting Categories:

  • 18th & 19th Century American Furniture

  • Silver

  • Ceramics

  • Folk Art

  • Textiles & Needlework

  • Historic Portraiture & Landscapes

  • Marine Objects 

  • Militaria

Freeman's American Furniture, Folk & Decorative Arts Department has assisted in the sale of important collections including: the landmark sale of a Berks County Collection: The Estate of Esther Ludwig, which established several auction records; property deaccessioned from the Mount Vernon Ladies Association; and most recently, A Grand Old Flag: The Stars and Stripes Collection of Dr. Peter J. Keim.


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